The City of Bison had a population of 248 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Bison is located at latitude 38.5198 and longitude -99.1978 in Rush County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bison (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rush County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,014 feet.
The City of Bison (GNIS ID: 2394177) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bison population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bison: Buffalo.
|Population in Households||248|
|Population in Familes||190|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||115 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||72 (62.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||30 (26.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||14 (12.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$49,324|
|Average Home Value||$65,068|
|Median Household Income||$40,731|
|Average Household Income||$50,224|
|Per Capita Income||$23,449|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.45%|
|Per Capita Income||1.74%|
The table below compares Bison to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 399||41st|
|Population Density1||# 283||58th|
|Diversity Index2||# 294||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 517||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 432||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.